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Apr 18, 2014 02:13 PM ET // Tim Wall
Within a few more decades, dire food shortages may lead to global-scale conflict, warns a top plant scientist.
Apr 14, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
Check out these flowering plants that can help give bees a boost.
Mar 25, 2014 05:59 AM ET
It's very easy to tell the difference from plants and animals...right? It was announced last week that sea anemones are actually half animal, and half plant! Trace explains how something can be both.
Mar 24, 2014 12:16 PM ET
Robots surrounded by organic material have made their way into pop culture with movies like "Robocop." What if we made a bionic plant? Trace reports on some new research showing how these genetically engineered plants will change the world.
Mar 20, 2014 08:36 AM ET // Tim Wall
More than two-thirds of Rocky Mountain wildflowers bloom earlier, peak sooner or continue blooming later in the year compared to the 1970s. Continue reading →
Mar 17, 2014 01:30 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Moss frozen on an Antarctic island for more than 1,500 years was brought back to life in a British laboratory.
Feb 26, 2014 11:08 AM ET
Acne can really be a huge downer during your teenage years. Now, for the first time, we're seeing human bacteria spread to plants! Trace reveals the shocking news that acne is spreading to an unlikely victim ... grapes!
Feb 21, 2014 12:27 PM ET // Tim Wall
Scientists found higher levels of nitrogen pollution beneath organic farms than farms using synthetic fertilizers. Continue reading →
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